The most recent edition of this event was on 18 February 2018.
Rip to River is a 10 km surf beach run from "The Rip" Point Lonsdale to Ocean Grove by the Barwon River in Victoria on Saturday, 31 December 2016.
There are also 10km walk, 5km run and 1.4km Ripper Nipper events.
This event is held early every summer, and is one of the Ocean Grove Surf Life Saving Clubs's most iconic events. It is also their biggest fundraiser and each year they welcome approximately 1500 runners to the pristine hard sand track from the Point Lonsdale lighthouse to the main beach at Ocean Grove.